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Old 08-07-2005, 04:59 AM   #1
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Queen Live at Wembley

Bought Queen Live at Wembley stadium the other day. Fucking brilliant. One of the true, great rock bands, and the only band that I think can give U2 a RUN FOR THEIR MONEY. Not quite there, but not far off. Buy it. A great DVD.

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Old 08-07-2005, 06:42 AM   #2
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It's great!! Freddie is a rock god, I love the acoustic part: You're so square (baby I don't care) --> Hallo Mary Lou --> Tutti Frutti.

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Old 08-07-2005, 06:43 AM   #3
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I got this a long time ago it is fantastic. I think U2 are better though because Queen are really all about Freddie and all the communication at concerts goes through Freddie (and occasionally Brian)

U2 however all give communication, as well as having totally diffrent mixes of some songs.

Truley amazing bands though

The only person i belive truly gives U2 a run for their money is Robbie. Then again its a diffrent type of music, but is stunning live. Looking fowards to his Gig at Wembley next year (18th// 19th July, one year on from U2)
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Old 08-07-2005, 07:03 AM   #4
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Queen is the definition of grandiose and over the top. I can't get into them. They don't have a very detailed aesthetic about them and that's a major problem to me.
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Old 08-07-2005, 08:30 AM   #5
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Those Wembley shows were fantastic. Freddie is probably the best live performer of his time. Does Bono come close? Definitely. But Freddie just had...something...else. Couldn't tell you what, but it's there.

I think the best moments of those shows had to be A Kind of Magic and Hammer to Fall... I can't even stand AKOM on record now, it's just so weak compared to the live version.
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Old 08-07-2005, 08:39 AM   #6
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Queen are the greatest band in the history of rock.
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Old 08-07-2005, 10:55 AM   #7
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Yeah, I totally concur with what this man is saying in a U2 forum.

Nonetheless, Queen II = the best.
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Old 10-18-2005, 08:21 PM   #8
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Queen II is odd, dark, and mysterious....a masterpiece.
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Old 10-18-2005, 08:44 PM   #9
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Queen are great, although best ever might be going a touch too far.
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...not at all.

But I prefer 70's Queen...
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Old 10-19-2005, 12:35 AM   #11
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Been debating this one for a while...
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Old 10-19-2005, 04:09 AM   #12
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I've seen little bits from the DVD - It looks AMAZING, I'd have loved to have gone and seen them - pity Freddie died when I was 1.

He was such a showman - a perfect frontman for Queen.
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Old 10-19-2005, 04:15 AM   #13
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Queen live at Wembley was nothing else than an incredible page of music history......................something you even find hard to describe because words wouldn´t be enough
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Old 10-19-2005, 03:41 PM   #14
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Queen Live At Wembley is just amazing

Try to get other fantastic gigs as Hammersmith 1979, Sao Paulo 1981 and Rock In Rio 1985
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Old 10-20-2005, 09:30 PM   #15
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My aunt bought this the other week so I'm joining her at my brother's apt. tomorrow night so we can all watch it with surround sound.

Yay for dorks

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